DESERT HOT SPRINGS (CNS) – Three juveniles between the ages of 16 and
17 were in jail today for allegedly robbing someone at gunpoint in Desert Hot
Officers from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department responded to
the 11500 block of Mesquite Avenue on Monday for a report of an armed robbery.
A victim told officers that several suspects displayed a firearm
before stealing the property. Detectives located a vehicle related to their
investigation and detained the three juveniles without incident on the 68000
block of Hacienda Avenue.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and a sheriff’s K9 along
with air support from the California Highway Patrol assisted as detectives
executed a search warrant in the 66700 block of Granada Avenue.
According to authorities, evidence was recovered and the three
suspects were detained on suspicion of armed robbery.
Two additional suspects were taken into custody for unrelated felony
charges, authorities said.
Jessica Lynn Frey, 27, was being held in lieu of $100,000 at the
Robert Presley Detention Center on suspicion of burglary. And Sharonda Marie
Venable, 36, was booked into the Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility with no
bail for alleged parole violation.
The names of the three juvenile suspects were withheld due to their ages.
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